The Beau Soir Ensemble is a flute, viola, and harp trio, based in the Washington, DC area, dedicated to the performance of standard and contemporary chamber music repertoire spanning a variety of genres. Beau Soir Ensemble regularly performs at venues and acclaimed concert series in the Mid-Atlantic region.
As part of its commitment to exposing audiences to contemporary music and new artists, Beau Soir frequently offers performances featuring world and local premieres by various exciting composers. The innovative group is also dedicated to expanding the repertoire available to flute/viola/harp, including commissioning Baroque transcriptions of music by J.S. Bach and C.P.E. Bach.
Known for its exciting performance style and diverse programming, Beau Soir continues to attract a strong fan base through its acclaimed performances and unique audience interaction, which includes background, analysis, historical information, and descriptions of performance techniques within each performance. Beau Soir Ensemble’s goal is to make classical music accessible, interesting and enjoyable, inspiring a new generation of music lovers.